What: Selected as member of Dow Jones Sustainability World Index
When: 28 September 2015
A leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, Wipro Limited on 28 September 2015 was selected as member of the global Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) – 2015 for the sixth consecutive year.
A total of 317 companies were selected as the DJSI World constituents for the year 2015-16 out of 1845 companies that were assessed from around the world. A total of 76 companies participated globally in the IT Services of which 8 have been selected for the World Index.
Wipro is a member of DJSI World and Emerging Markets Indices.
About Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI)
The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) was launched in September 1999. DJSI evaluates the sustainability performance of the largest 2500 companies listed on the Dow Jones Global Total Stock Market Index.
The DJSI World has two subset indexes, which are the Dow Jones Sustainability Index World 80 and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index World ex US 80.